Media Advisory: Ford Mammoth Motocross Dates Announced - Dirt Rider Magazine

MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, Calif. - Motocross riders from around the world will return to Mammoth Mountain from June 19-29, 2008 for the 2008 Ford Mammoth Motocross. The event consistently draws some of the best motocross riders in the world for two weeks of competitive racing at the famous Mammoth Motocross Track, located at 8,000 feet in the Sierra Nevada mountains.First held in 1968, the Ford Mammoth Motocross has become the longest continuously running motocross event the in United States. It is recognized as one of the top five amateur national events in the motorcycle industry. A full event schedule will be available soon with registration beginning on May 1, 2008 at www.MammothMotocross.com .Don't miss this opportunity to ride a classic event in the breathtaking setting of Mammoth Mountain.Mammoth Mountain Ski Area is the leading four-season mountain resort in California. With 1.6 million annual skier visits, Mammoth Mountain is currently the third most frequented resort in the United States. The company owns and operates a variety of resort businesses including recreation, hospitality, food and beverage and retail. Specific businesses owned and operated by Mammoth Mountain include Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, June Mountain, Tamarack Lodge and Resort, Mammoth Snowmobile Adventures, Mammoth Mountain Bike Park and the Mammoth Mountain Inn. Mammoth Mountain also operates Juniper Springs Resort, the Village at Mammoth and Sierra Star Golf Course in Mammoth Lakes, California. For more information on Mammoth Mountain,visit MammothMountain.com or call 800.MAMMOTH.